Linux now supported on the Nintendo 64



The N64 is now the oldest console able to run Linux.

Some previous attempted had been done in the past but never went as far as having a shell running. The port uses musl and busybox to make it as lightweight as possible, although the OOM is never far away with 4MB of memory in 2020.

GitHub release:

In depth description of the N64 architecture:

submitted by /u/rahen
[link] [comments]